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Ingredient of the week: Pomegranate

pomegranates.jpgPomegranates have been touted as some of the healthiest fruits available.  Cleopatra is said to have stained her lips red with their juice.  They have even been accused of being the forbidden fruit that Eve offered to Adam.  And, according to Greek mythology, Persephone’s temptation to eat a pomegranate resulted in wintertime.  But, what is so special about these crowned jewels of the fruit world that make them so irressistable?

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Moisturizers VS Serums: What Makes Them Different?

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Moisturizers and serums have similar qualities but can they be used interchangeably?

The answer is simply no. Although moisturizers and serums have similar benefits, such promoting moisture retention, they help the skin in different ways. To find out what makes these types of products different, continue reading! Continue reading “Moisturizers VS Serums: What Makes Them Different?”

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Ingredient of the Week: Alpine Rose

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Alpine Rose is not only a beautiful flower that grows at high altitudes in the Swiss Alps, it also has powerful youth enhancing properties!

Its regenerative characteristics and resilience to harsh environments helps this flower flourish and thrive in extremely cold, dry surroundings. To adapt to its treacherous environment, Alpine Rose has sponge-like scales on its leaves to help limit water loss. In addition, it has the ability to synthesize protective proteins which resemble tiny sponges and helps retain water around the plant’s cell membrane.

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